Evan-Lee Courie

Group Editor
Location:Cape Town, South Africa
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Skype:ecourie

Profile

Head of Content for Entrepreneurship and Group Editor overseeing the content mix for the ICT and Automotive industries.
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#DoBizZa: digiToken, the app driving economic activity in the informal market

digiToken is a new and convenient platform that enables consumers to buy airtime, electricity and water online - all from the comfort of your home by practising safe social distancing...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 day ago

#DoBizZa: Local students start up Collars4Africa

Every year, UCT's postgraduate management students who specialise in entrepreneurship are required to start a profitable business. Six students, who met through the course, founded Collars4Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 3 days ago

#HumanTraffickingAwareness: Do you know your childs' exact location?

The amount of women and children who go missing in South Africa is cause for national concern...

By Evan-Lee Courie 15 Sep 2020

#DoBizZa: Start your mixer journey with Barker & Quin

Inspiration can be found in unexpected places. For Hanneli van der Merwe, it came on a business trip to Europe in November 2015 where corporate entertaining led to a personal discovery of the tasty world of craft gin and designer tonics...

By Evan-Lee Courie 14 Sep 2020

#DoBizZa: Turn your kids' artwork into a masterpiece with Kunz

After losing her job as a graphic designer at an events company at the start of the nationwide lockdown, Nelia Kennedy decided it was time to launch Kunz...

By Evan-Lee Courie 14 Sep 2020

#DoBizZa: Baskiti, a range of handwoven hanging baskets designed with purpose

Inspired by her 14-month-old in lockdown, Jana Leonard launched Baskiti, a range of hanging storage baskets designed with purpose...

By Evan-Lee Courie 11 Sep 2020

#DoBizZa: Get that natural glow from Lulu & Marula

This September, Bizcommunity brings the spotlight on all things local by supporting and celebrating all things local...

By Evan-Lee Courie 7 Sep 2020

#DoBizZA: Born in lockdown, 22Leather creates hand-crafted bags for all

This September, we're putting the spotlight on all things local. So let's #DoBizZA and support and celebrate all things local...

By Evan-Lee Courie 7 Sep 2020

#DoBizZA: Far apart, but still together with W17.world

Covid-19 has seen much of the globe encouraged to work from home where possible...

By Evan-Lee Courie 31 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: 'Women can own powerful leadership roles' says Charmaine Houvet

With over 24 years of telecommunications experience working with governments, private and public sector across Africa, Charmaine Houvet is a member of the Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR)...

By Evan-Lee Courie 28 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Karen Nadasen provides insights to how PayU South Africa is empowering women

Karen Nadasen, CEO at PayU South Africa, is fulfilling her promise of a seismic shift towards women in technology, and women in her community...

By Evan-Lee Courie 28 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Petunia Ludick, "You are powerful and deserving of every opportunity"

This Women's Month, Bizcommunity showcased the incredible work of women in their respective fields of expertise...

By Evan-Lee Courie 27 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Vhuhwavho Matibe, "Love yourself. Celebrate yourself. Pursue all your passions!"

This Women's Month, we've showcased the incredible work of women in their respective fields of expertise...

By Evan-Lee Courie 26 Aug 2020

Are SMEs strong enough to stimulate economic growth in a post-Covid world?

How do we plough back into the SME sector to reignite growth? Is the sector strong enough to revive economic growth in a post Covid world as we head towards a sovereign debt crisis?

By Evan-Lee Courie 25 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Paula Sartini talks disruptive innovations post Covid-19

Passionate about design thinking in the technology space, Paula Sartini is an analytical thinker that strives to solve business problems with innovative solutions...

By Evan-Lee Courie 24 Aug 2020

#WorldEntrepreneursDay: Roque Online is connecting informal traders to larger markets in Angola

World Entrepreneurs' Day serves the purpose of creating awareness of entrepreneurs and innovation throughout the world...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 Aug 2020

#WorldEntrepreneursDay: Teheca is connecting expectant mothers to nurses in Uganda

This year, Bizcommunity, in partnership with Seedstars, is acknowledging African startups on World Entrepreneurs' Day 2020...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 Aug 2020

#WomensMonth: Professor Bridgette Gasa, newly elected chair of Allan Gray Orbis Foundation

This Women's Month, Professor Bridgette Gasa, newly elected chair of the Allan Gray Orbis Foundation, shares insights into how the foundation is contributing to an equitable South Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 Aug 2020

#StartupStory: Michanic, the on-demand car repair service

Michanic is an innovative "Uber-like" technology platform that brings qualified and trustworthy car mechanics right to your doorstep...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 Aug 2020

#WorldEntrepreneursDay: Pezesha, Kenya's digital financial enabler platform and marketplace

Every year, 21 August marks World Entrepreneurs' Day. The purpose of this day is to create awareness of entrepreneurs and innovation throughout the world...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 Aug 2020

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